Tag: George Blaise

VIDEO: Top stories of 2012? Here's a rundown

Can you believe that 2012 is already coming to an end? Chuck Sudo, from Chicagoist, and I were recently guests on WCIU’s 26 N Halsted show, which is hosted by George Blaise, to reflect on the top stories of the year. My top picks were: The Chicago Reporter investigation that found more kids have been killed in... Read more »

VIDEO: More on the Chicago Housing Authority's vacancy problem

Last month, we rolled out an investigation, “Home Evasion,” which revealed that nearly 1 in 5 Chicago Housing Authority apartments is sitting empty at a time when 35,000 families are on a waitlist hoping for an apartment to open up. But that hasn’t stopped the rent checks from flowing from the federal government to the... Read more »